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Members of St. Tikhon’s Seminary Century Association, clergy, matushki, seminarians, and friends enjoyed a wonderful afternoon of food and fellowship at Hospitality ala Russe VIII on Sunday, May 7, at St. Nicholas Church Center, in Bethlehem, PA.  Archbishop Michael, Seminary Rector, was able to join those gathered to share in the afternoon’s program, along with Archpriest Dennis Swencki, Chief Finanial Officer, and Seraphim Danckaert, Director of Mission Advancement.  The South River Balalaika Orchestra, directed by Dimitri Kauriga provided the afternoon’s incredible entertainment!

Many seminarians were also present to witness the Century Association community and those invited coming togethetr to support them in their pastoral formation.  All enjoyed a wonderful meal and program through the course of the afternoon.On behalf of the Association members and friends, Subdeacon John Lasichak, President, presented Archbishop Michael with a check for $20,000 for the Seminary.  

Many thanks to the Century Association leaderhsip and all those who worked to prepare for and celebrate this joyous event, and again to the St. Nicholas Parish community for hosting.  God grant you many blessed years!